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Fort Worth Convention Center

1201 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102-6490
+1 817-392-6338
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Outdated and inconvenient

Really needs to move into this century. No decent restaurants nearby. 5 miles to get to a restroom... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AldenDfw
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DFW
via mobile
Disaster toll roads n "gotcha" traffic control

Avoid this scam city if possible. No traffic AT ALL. CLEAR Visibility. Rolling stop on red light... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
DrJaz
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Marietta, GA
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This facility is located in the Hell's Half Acre section of Fort Worth, Texas.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“large event” (3 reviews)
“nice venue” (4 reviews)
“exhibit hall” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 13:00
LOCATION
1201 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102-6490
Downtown Fort Worth
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+1 817-392-6338
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really needs to move into this century. No decent restaurants nearby. 5 miles to get to a restroom. Inhouse catering gross. Rooms stuffy, and cockeyed dividers mean you hear presentation next door. Parking overpriced.

Thank AldenDfw
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Avoid this scam city if possible. No traffic AT ALL. CLEAR Visibility. Rolling stop on red light with legal right turn. Late night surveillance cam catches it all - including completely safe situation. Charges $85 for this - plus $30 "me too" charge from rental....More

Thank DrJaz
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Attended a convention at this center and was very pleased at its ease of navigation and the location. It was easy to get to, with parking clearly marked, crosswalks with traffic control buttons, and hotels on either side. The Fort Worth water gardens allowed for...More

Thank Anjelita C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Attended a convention there but walked down Main St from the Court Yard. Funny thing is when you get to the convention center the doors are locked. Then I started wondering around and realized that there is a whole other wise to the convention center....More

Thank Traveling_Scouter
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This place was good for our convention. It seats about 11,000 people and the stage area is easy to see from the seats. The video screens for the stage were easy to watch

Thank Greg E
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The Metroplex Challenge gymnastics invitational meet moved from downtown Dallas to here a few years ago, and it's easy to see why. This facility is open, spacious, and always clean. It's the perfect venue for a big gymnastics meet.

Thank Bonnie B C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I was an exhibitor at a large convention here. Unlike McCormick Place in Chicago, the staff was very professional, helpful, and courteous. Display floor personnel did a fantastic job delivering our equipment and coordinating the process. Nothing but good things to say about these Guys!!!!...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The convention center is dated but nice enough and very large. The parking is best behind the facility in the city lot which is very reasonable. The staff, during our event, was very kind, knowledgeable and accommodating. There is a lot to do downtown so...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Everything was top notch. The trash was always empty and bathrooms stocked. The building design was so unique that every space was different. Many doors to enter. Many hotels located around it. Plus you have a beautiful Water Gardens area too.

Thank sonic1us
Reviewed 25 January 2017

The Convention Center has a large area for exhibitors, many ballrooms and smaller rooms used for breakout sessions. It is within walking distance of many hotels, restaurants, Sundance Square. There are parking garages and open lots surrounding the Convention Center. Very good place for attending...More

Thank Linda J
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Bill s
where are the entrances
10 August 2015|
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Response from Lindsay C | Reviewed this property |
There are entrances on all sides, I'm pretty sure.
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